H.R. 870 (112th): Humphrey-Hawkins 21st Century Full Employment and Training Act


Mar 2, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 2, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Conyers Jr.

Representative for Michigan's 14th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 2, 2011
Length: 18 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To establish the National Full Employment Trust Fund to create employment opportunities for the unemployed.

Summary (CRS)

3/2/2011--Introduced.Humphrey-Hawkins 21st Century Full Employment and Training Act or Work Opportunities and Revitalizing Our Communities Act - Directs the Secretary of Labor to establish a Full Employment National Trust Fund ... Read more >

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Mar 2, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 870”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


52 cosponsors (52D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 4277 (Related)
Humphrey-Hawkins 21st Century Full Employment and Training Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 28, 2012

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